We can only hope that Omar McLeod’s on-track heroics will be the prevailing narrative, and not the controversy over whether he is gay, or has a boyfriend.
Toni Morrison took the ugliest or most paradoxical truths and rendered them hauntingly beautiful, simply (not so simply!) by telling stories.
You'd think gay dating apps should be more useful in connecting a good black man with others who want more from life than a string of one-off casual sex hookups with random strangers.
Introducing 8 Afro-Latino gay role models you should know. Feel free to add others in the comments section to keep this list growing!
The rejection of LGBT communities added to the burden of racism creates a very toxic environment for people who happen to be Black and gay in Latin America.
It's so easy in Ghana for men who have sex with men to get together that you don't actually need a separate gay subculture at all. Why would you?
If heteronormativity "traditional" relationships don't work for straight people, how do we expect our black gay relationships to last?
Race — specifically in LGBTQ communities — is still a massive taboo and often the only way to respond is through an emotional outburst.
The church taught me hate, but hate did not resonate in my heart because the only father-figure I knew, happened to be a gay man.
I grew up on an island formally known as "Land of Wood and Water." But I was different and never felt safe there. So, like many others before me, eventually, I left Jamaica.